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Fennemore Craig PC Reviews

Updated June 19, 2018
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  1. "Staff Member"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time

    Pros

    Care about their employees.
    Willing to try different ways of doing things.
    Great place to work.

    Cons

    Law firm environment can be stressful and is not for everyone.


  2. "Amazing people!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at Fennemore Craig PC full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    So many amazing people work at Fennemore!

    Cons

    With many recent lay offs employees are overloaded at the moment and moral is really down. Currently no sense of job security.

  3. "No longer a lifestyle firm"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Fennemore Craig PC full-time

    Pros

    Many of the people are great. Can wear denim.

    Cons

    politics, compensation, change to partnership track and structure, increased hours, individuals are often not valued based on merit

    Advice to Management

    Be willing to make changes to address retention issue


  4. "Quality Firm - Good People"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time

    Pros

    The people are - with very few exceptions - kind and friendly. If you work hard and play nice, you will like it.

    Cons

    The company has the same problems you see in any large organization - layers of bureaucracy, some bad apples.


  5. Helpful (3)

    "secretary"

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    Current Employee - Legal Secretary
    Current Employee - Legal Secretary
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    a little better than no job at all

    Cons

    the computer program is a disaster. Takes 1/2 minute just to open an email. NOTHING works right. spend 40% of time troubleshooting. One person got a $.5 MILLION bonus, and 80% of other salaries were cut?!?!? What is wrong with this picture?

    Advice to Management

    WHO CARES if 3/14 is pi=3.14 x radius squared so have pie. WHO NEEDS a bottle of hand sanitizer every year? None of this has anything to do with quality of work.


  6. "Great Environment For Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good to excellent company to work for, caring leadership, very helpful people in HR, given every resource to help you do your job. Management provides catered lunches and rewards you with gift cards. Can't say I've seen this anywhere else.

    Cons

    Not much room for growth.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  7. "Great place to work - not perfect, but great life/work balance"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Top notch, ethical, friendly, down-to-earth attorneys. Staff is graciously compensated. Resources to advance, learn, improve skills. Most are environment friendly and go paperless.

    Cons

    Location isn't ideal-my opinion. Central are was great - downtown would have been ideal due to proximity to the courts and public transportation.

    Advice to Management

    Compensation - it should be based on the individual, not blanket firm-staff wide. Some employees work so much harder and stay until the job is done - others can't wait for the clock to hit 5 and they check out without any regard. Recognize, compensate your loyal, hard-working employees.

  8. "Awesome Company to Work For"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Scottsdale, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Scottsdale, AZ

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Work Life Balance, with phenomenal support on all levels. There is a masseuse on staff and everything. This company truly knows how to take care of it's employees.

    Cons

    The compensation is based on the market value for what your position pays, but I love it here this company immediately made me feel like family when I came in. Everybody knew my name, smiled and just made me feel a apart of the family.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Terrible Place to Work - Don't Waste Your Energy!!"

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    Former Employee - Legal Administrative Assistant in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Legal Administrative Assistant in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    There are none at this time.

    Cons

    There are many! The training is extremely weak and improper. The pay is low but they expect/demand top notch performance. Poor office morale. Attorneys are two-faced and full of unrealistic expectations! Beware, your stress levels from working here are very dangerous to your health.

    Advice to Management

    Get a clue! Talent would recognize talent if there were some. You should not ask an experienced employee to stay and train a replacement after you fire them! Please don't do the lunch trucks for the holiday party.


  10. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fennemore Craig PC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly, progressive, smart & talented staff, open, fun, non-traditional

    Cons

    Long time employees that are bitter comparing how things were with how they are now - lack of perspective.

    Advice to Management

    Keep working towards higher employee engagement, growing skills, and aligning staff and management relationships.


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